Posts tagged ‘banking’

  • Piggy banks filled with money are displayed on a desk during a “Save our economy” campaign by Korea Saemaulundong Centre in Seoul Forum Article

    Why do so many Americans lack bank accounts?

    Many households in the US do not hold a bank account, making it harder for them… more

  • The Euro currency sign is seen next to European Central Bank headquarters in Frankfurt Forum Article

    How vulnerable is Europe to another financial crisis?

    The Global Financial Stability Report of the IMF (2009) defines systemic… more

  • U.S. dollar bills are displayed in Toronto in this posed photo Forum Article

    Three ways to make the money market safer

    Last month, at a United States Federal Reserve Bank conference, officials lamented the money market’s… more

  • Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange Forum Article

    When will the US raise interest rates?

    After more than five years of exceptionally low interest rates, the United States… more

  • A shadow is cast on the Bank of England in London Forum Article

    Is shadow banking good for the economy?

    Shadow banking, what is it good for? At the epicentre of the global financial crisis… more

  • A customer has his money ready at a store in the sprawling Kibera slums in Kenya's capital Nairobi Forum Article

    How to make savings work for the poor

    Saving money is hard. However, it is also considered to be necessary for making large purchases like a… more

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    Nine key insights for Europe’s next decade

    As Europe slowly emerges from the worst financial and economic crisis of the past 80 years, the need to… more

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    Has China done enough to shore up its economy?

    The temptations of extrapolation are hard to resist. The trend exerts a powerful influence on markets… more

  • Young Global Leaders Event

    Financial inclusion can end inequality in East Asia

    World Economic Forum on East Asia 2014

    , Metro Manila, Philippines

  • Strategic Partners Event

    Can better regulation boost growth?

    Annual Meeting 2014

    , Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

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    Has financial reform been radical enough?

    Five years on from Lehman Brothers’ collapse, have we reformed radically enough to make the financial… more

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    What does Germany’s election mean for Europe?

    Nearly a century ago, in 1919, John Maynard Keynes analyzed the economic consequences of the peace… more

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    The global economy in three words

    Five years have passed since the collapse of the American investment bank Lehman Brothers triggered… more

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    Lessons from the past for America’s new central bank chief

    The drafters of the United States Constitution had to make a fundamental choice: Should they concentrate… more

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    What is shadow banking?

    There is much confusion about what shadow banking is and why it may create (systemic) risks: Some… more

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    Give the world’s poor a bank account

    Making the financial system accessible to the world’s poorest people can unlock their economic… more

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    In defence of the European Central Bank

    August 2 marked the first anniversary of the European Central Bank’s “outright monetary… more

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    Class review for the outgoing central bankers

    With leadership transitions at many central banks either under way or coming soon, many of those who… more